Jimmie Schramm is contesting her first CIC*** this weekend at Richland and has had a good start so far, absolutely nailing the tricky show jumping course and posting a fabulous clear within the time on...» Read More!
Jock Paget and Clifton Lush are your 2013 British Open Champions. Owned by Clifton Eventing founder Frances Stead and Lucy Allison, this NZ chestnut OTTB added just four cross country time penalties to his winning...» Read More!
Good boy, Clifton Lush! With the conclusion of the British Novice Championship, a packed Advanced division, and the dressage phase of the British Open and British Intermediate Championships Saturday at Gatcombe — all packed with...» Read More!
How wonderful to watch Running Order go so beautifully for William Fox-Pitt in the Advanced division at Gatcombe this morning – a real testament to the excellent foundation laid by his former rider Doug Payne...» Read More!
Welcome to Gatcombe and the Festival of British Eventing 2013, this year blessed with sunny skies after becoming a casualty of the Great British summer last year and being forced to cancel; in fact in...» Read More!
Sometimes all the stars align and so it was this afternoon at Rebecca Farm. When Hawley mentioned that her four star superstar Ginny hadn’t jumped since the show-jumping at Rolex due to Hawley’s injury a...» Read More!
Katy Groesbeck and Emilee Libby – your top 2 riders and top 3 places in the Rebecca Farm CIC3* after cross country Today’s press conference was unlike the usual, sometimes rather stiff question and answer...» Read More!
Katy Groesbeck didn’t put a foot wrong today on Ian Stark’s demanding CIC3* cross country course and now occupies the top two spots with her Anglo-Arab full brothers Oz Poof of Purchase and Oz The...» Read More!
Well done to Lisa Marie Fergusson who brought both her horses home clear inside the time, and Feral Errol keeps his dressage lead as we head into the show-jumping on Sunday. All your CCI** scores...» Read More!
Phillip Dutton riding Team Rebecca’s Ben took a commanding lead of the CIC*** division this afternoon, giving himself an eight point cushion ahead of his closest rival, Kristi Nunnink on R-Star in second place. (CIC3*...» Read More!
Uphoria and Frankie Theriot move into 2nd place after dressage with a forward, accurate test I was sorry to miss the first test of the division, Lisa Marie Fergusson and Feral Errol as they set...» Read More!
Marc Grandia hails from Washington State and is riding Fernhill Eagle in the CCI* here at Rebecca Farm in only their second competition together. With a cowboy father and dressage rider mother Marc was practically...» Read More!
Katy has two horses – and full brothers no less – in the CIC*** here at Rebecca Farm, and it was an absolute pleasure to chat to her after her training session with David O’Connor....» Read More!
USEF U25 rider Zach and his horse Cavallino Cocktail are in something of a unique position as they prepare to tackle Ian’s CIC3* xc course here at Rebecca – they have experience both with Ian’s...» Read More!
What a lovely surprise to see Mojito here for the CCI**, looking fabulous with new rider Maddy Mazola The CCI* and CCI** trotted up this morning; all the horses were accepted but Tamie Smith withdrew...» Read More!
Katie Ruppel is back in Montana after a year’s hiatus, and this time with her lovely young OTTB Houdini to contest the CIC 3*. Although he’s pretty special to watch now, Katie told me that...» Read More!
Gina Miles working the lovely Chanel with US Coach David O’Connor Training to ride the ultimate corner – use whatever tools are available! Loose horse! And how to catch it…! Heading for the Novice/Training Three...» Read More!
Welcome to Rebecca Farm! Blue skies and hot sunshine means the water pods and sprinklers are working overtime to ensure the best possible footing on Ian Stark’s tracks here in Montana. The scenery is incredible,...» Read More!
The USEF announced the recipients of the Jacqueline B. Mars Competition and Training Grants and the USEF Land Rover Competition Grants last night. As we expected, a large contingent of U.S. riders will be crossing...» Read More!
Jon Holling has always been a great friend to Eventing Nation, and it seems like every year we can count on him to check in with us during Young Riders. Many thanks to Jon for...» Read More!
You can’t keep an Aussie down for long. Boyd Martin competed at his first event last weekend since undergoing ankle surgery in May; he eased back into things with just one preliminary ride on New...» Read More!
Eventing 25/Developing Rider Katy Groesbeck sent in an excellent report from the USEF Eventing High Performance Training Sessions with David O’Connor held at Woodside last week. We really appreciate Katy including so much detail, especially about...» Read More!
Shannon Lilley always brings us wonderful reports from California, and she’s back today to report on the California training sessions held last week at Woodside. David O’Connor taught the riders listed on the Summer/Fall Training...» Read More!